A white paper about third party supply chain risk:

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  Welcome to www.schain24.com  supply chain management white papers ! The third party supply chain risk as a result of outsourcing different operations is of authentic concern to supply chains. But it’s the subsequent loss of control over the coordination of activities across the multi-tier supply chain that is engendering the most risk and chaos …

A discussion to eradicate misconceptions about Green Supply Chain Management (GSCM)

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   Introduction: “Green Supply Chain” or “Environmentally Friendly Supply Chain” are almost synonymous. For  a firm , it is a set of supply chain policies formed and held,action taken accordingly and relationships formed in response to concerns related to the natural environment,so that acquisition,production,distribution and disposal of the firm’s goods and services does not hamper environment.Sometimes,joint technology programs are taken with …

Supply Chain Security: An Overview

 Introduction: The term supply chain security is used to enhance security of the transport and supply chain as a whole. In the greater perspective, it combines traditional supply chain management requirements & global threats such as terrorism, theft, piracy etc. The C-TPAT started after 9/11 terror attack in USA to prevent similar attacks in USA. The Security arrangement: Standard …

Strategic shipper carrier relationship: Transportation management in a supply chain

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Introduction: In a supply chain management, the first decision the shipper need to take, whether they will make transportation in-house or use a third party carrier. Usually, using third party carrier is mostly found. Using a third party carrier arises the question of shipper-carrier relationship management. Shipper-Carrier relationship: The shipper organization submits space booking to …

Logistics Companies and Selecting a good Logistic service provider:

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Introduction   Logistics in general is implemented by a detailed organization through a complex operation. In a supply chain management or general business to fulfill customer needs from production point to point of consumption delivered through a logistical process. In other areas such as military organization also there are great needs of logistical process and logistic …

About the Gold Supply Chain Management: A brief discussion

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  Introduction: The major supply chain challenges in countries with gold mining and gold supply chain are supply of low quality products , unreliable and uncertain lead times , inability of farms to maintain international standard , high transportation and violence by the local communities, fluctuation of international market prices etc. Energy, environmental protection authorities …

Zara Supply Chain Analysis: The Secret

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Introduction: Zara is a good example of a retail organization, which need to purchase materials. For this, they need to create a good supply chain model. They purchase raw materials mostly from Spain, Greece, and Italy. Therefore, they can purchase better quality raw materials at the earliest. Inditex is the biggest branch of this retailing …